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Google Translation:
Wörterbücher haben nicht so sehr die Aufgabe, die spezifische Bedeutung eines Wortes erschöpfend zu beschreiben - das gelingt fast nie.

Wörterbücher
     1. n. plural of Wörterbuch
Haben
     1. n-n. a credit
     2. v. to have; to possess, to own
     3. v. to have; to hold, to contain
     4. v. (auxiliary, with a past participle) to have forms the perfect and past perfect tense
     5. v. (reflexive, colloquial) to make a fuss
     6. v. (colloquial, with es) and m to be occupied with, to like
           Ich hab's nich so mit Hunden. - I'm not a great fan of dogs. (lit.: 'I don't have it that much with dogs.')
nicht
     1. adv. not
           Bitte nicht stören!
             Please do not disturb!
           Das ist nicht wahr.
             That is not true.
     2. interj. (tag question, dated or formal) right?; is it?; is it not?
           Du bist sicher die Claudia, nicht?
             You must be Claudia, aren't you?
ich weiß nicht ...
... ja! nicht übel
so
     1. adv. so, that
           Die Leute sind so nett. - People are so nice.
           Dieser Hammer ist nicht so gut. - This hammer is not that good.
     2. adv. as (followed by an adjective or adverb plus wie in a statement of equality)
           Er rennt so schnell wie der Blitz. - He runs as fast as lightning.
     3. adv. thus, like this/that, in this/that way, in this/that manner
           Wenn du den Ball so wirfst, triffst du die Zielscheibe. - If you throw the ball like this, you'll hit the target.
     4. adv. (colloquial,) expletive; sometimes intensifying, sometimes with no noticeable meaning
           Wir sind runtergegangen und haben uns hier so hingesetzt. - We went downstairs and, like, sat down here.
     5. conj. (archaic) an, if
           So es Euch beliebt. - If it please you.
     6. pron. (obsolete, relative) that, which, who
           Derhalben sind die Christen schuldig, der Obrigkeit unterthan ... - That do the Christians owe: to be obedient to the authority ... zu seyn in Allem, so ohne Sünde geschehen mag., t=That do the
ach so!
so nich!
sehr
     1. adv. very
           Ich bin sehr glücklich. - I am very happy.
     2. adv. a lot
           Ich vermisse dich sehr. - I miss you a lot.
und sehr geputzt
sie gefiel mir sehr
die
     1. art. The; declined form of der
           die Frau — “the woman”
           die Männer — “the men”
     2. pron. (in a subordinate clause as a relative pronoun) That; which; who; whom; whose.
           Ich kenne eine Frau, die das kann. — “I know a woman who can do that.”
     3. pron. (as a demonstrative pronoun) This one; that one; these ones; those ones; she; her; it; they; them
           die da — “that one (or she or they) there”
die Talente
die dritte aber
Aufgabe
     1. n-f. exercise, assignment
     2. n-f. challenge
     3. n-f. duty, job
die
     1. art. The; declined form of der
           die Frau — “the woman”
           die Männer — “the men”
     2. pron. (in a subordinate clause as a relative pronoun) That; which; who; whom; whose.
           Ich kenne eine Frau, die das kann. — “I know a woman who can do that.”
     3. pron. (as a demonstrative pronoun) This one; that one; these ones; those ones; she; her; it; they; them
           die da — “that one (or she or they) there”
die Talente
rief die eine Stimme
spezifische
     1. adj. inflected form of spezifisch
Bedeutung
     1. n-f. meaning, sense
     2. n-f. meaning, significance
eines
     1. num. inflected form of ein
     2. art. inflected form of ein (a, an)
     3. pron. neuter nominative and accusative of einer (one)
die Witwe eines sehr ehrlichen Beamten;
aus den Aufzeichnungen eines unbekannten
Wortes
     1. n. genitive singular of Wort
erschöpfend
     1. adj. exhausting
           Eine erschöpfende Aufgabe. - An exhausting task.
           Ein erschöpfender Kampf. - An exhausting struggle.
     2. v. present participle of erschöpfen
zu
     1. prep. to, towards
           zum Bahnhof - to the train station.
     2. prep. along with; with
           Wasser zum Essen trinken - to drink water with one's meal
     3. prep. at, by, on
           zu Hause - at home.
     4. prep. with respect to
           zu Punkt 1 bemerke ich - with respect to item 1 let me remark.
     5. part. for; in order to; Used with infinitive of verbs.
           etwas zu essen - something to eat.
     6. adv. to, towards
     7. adv. closed, shut
           Das Geschäft war zu. - The shop was closed.
     8. adv. too; excessively
           zu schnell - too fast.
     9. adv. (informal, slang) hammered; very drunk
versuchte zu öffnen
die Mutter hörte ihm zu
beschreiben
     1. v. (transitive, to represent in words) to describe
     2. v. (transitive, mathematics, to give rise to a geometrical structure) to describe
     3. v. to write on
das
     1. art. the; nominative singular neuter of der
     2. art. the; accusative singular neuter of der
     3. pron. who, that, which (relative) (In a subordinate clause, indicates a person or thing referenced in the main clause. Used with neuter singular referents).
           Ich kenne ein Mädchen, das das kann.
             I know a girl who can do that.
     4. pron. this, that (demonstrative)
           Das ist mein Haus.
             This is my house.
     5. pron. (colloquial) it
           Ich hab' das nich.
             I don't have it.
wer ist das
das Mädchen
gelingt
     1. v. third-person singular present of gelingen
     2. v. second-person plural present of gelingen
     3. v. imperative plural of gelingen
fast
     1. adv. almost; nearly
           Fast 60 Spielfilme sind zu sehen. - There are almost 60 feature films to see.
     2. adv. (in a negative clause) hardly
     3. v. second-person singular present indicative of fasen
     4. v. third-person singular present indicative of fasen
     5. v. second-person plural present indicative of fasen
     6. v. second-person plural present imperative of fasen
er war also fast eine Stunde früher gekommen als sonst
nie
     1. adv. never, never at all (referring to an indefinite period of time)
           Das ist nie passiert! – That has never happened!
           Wir werden die Wahrheit wohl nie erfahren. – We'll probably never know the truth.
     2. adv. never, not once (referring to a defined period of time; see usage notes below)
           Er hat sich in zwei Wochen nie die Haare gewaschen.
             He never washed his hair in two weeks' time.
dann kommen wir nie wieder zu dir!
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